Latest News – May 5
Leadville Children Receive First Holy Communion
Author! Author! It’s Literary Round-Up Time
Ever wonder what lurks below Leadville’s underground . . . other than old mine shafts? Well then, try to catch tomorrow’s presentation by the Lake County Public Library with Colorado author and Cañon City historian Tracy Beach.
She will be speaking about her book, The Tunnels Under Our Feet: Colorado’s Forgotten Hollow Sidewalks, on May 6 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the library’s Amax Room. Through images and film, Beach will discuss exploration of tunnels beneath the sidewalks of Leadville’s own Harrison Street as well as a dozen other Colorado cities and towns. This event is free and the public is invited.
Marijuana and Youth Program Set for Next Monday
Mark the calendar and then join the conversation concerning, What you need to know about Marijuana and Youth on next Monday, May 11. The discussion topics will include: knowledge about marijuana, it’s uses and health impact for youth, understanding state & local recreational marijuana laws, and ideas for youth prevention of marijuana use. This program is sponsored by Lake County Build a Generation and will be held at the old Fox Movie Theatre (115 W. 6th Street, above Altitudes Gym) from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dinner, childcare, & translation for Spanish speakers will be provided! For more info please contact Shoshanah at firstname.lastname@example.org or 719-486-4114.